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Thomas Becket
Archbishop of Canterbury


  • Date Published: May 2014
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107661714

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  • Originally published in 1926, this book presents a biography of St Thomas à Becket. Hutton reviews Becket's life from his birth until his martyrdom and eventual canonisation, and the preservation of his relics during the English Reformation. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in St Thomas's life and career.

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    Product details

    • Date Published: May 2014
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107661714
    • length: 336 pages
    • dimensions: 203 x 133 x 19 mm
    • weight: 0.39kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. Youth and training
    2. Thomas the Chancellor
    3. The Archbishopric
    4. The beginning of troubles
    5. The constitution of Clarendon
    6. The council of Northampton
    7. In exile
    8. Vézelay
    9. Appeals and counterblasts
    10. Attempts at reconciliation
    11. Legations and appeals
    12. Pacification at last
    13. The martyrdom
    14. The memory of the saint
    Appendix 1. Becket's bones
    Appendix 2. Some memorials of S. Thomas

  • Author

    William Holden Hutton

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